Peter J. Sharis, MD, FACC
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- Cardiology (Heart)
- Interventional Cardiology
While in Medical School, Dr. Sharis was a member of the 1992 United States Olympic Rowing team and made the finals in 1992 Summer Olympic Games in Barcelona, Spain. He was a member of Air Force ROTC. As a student in college and medical school, he received numerous awards for rowing and was involved in competitive cycling. He continues to enjoy these hobbies, as well as golf. Dr. Sharis is married with two daughters and a son.
He is licensed to practice in both Iowa and Illinois and is available for outpatient consultation and follow-up visits.
Education & Training
- Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine
- Brigham & Women's Hospital, Internal Medicine
- Boston Medical Center, Clinical Cardiology
- Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts, Interventional Cardiology
Awards & Certifications
Dr. Sharis is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease.
Teaching or Professional Positions
He was a Research Fellow and subinvestigator for several large clinical trials and has had several abstracts and articles published in various medical journals. He has also co-authored the book. A Handbook of Evidence-based Cardiology. Lippencott, Williams, and Wilkins 2000.
His professional memberships include American Medical Association and American College of Cardiology.